Download here or click below to play The Supreme Court finally handed down its final three decisions of the 2019 term, ruling on the fate of Donald Trump's tax returns and financial documents... kind of. I'll update you on all of it at the top of the show. There's a lot of news to get to today. And because it's Thursday, Howie Klein is here. And joining us today is Angie Nixon, a candidate for Florida's state legislature who happens to be pregnant and is positive for COVID-19. Howie wrote about Angie at DownWithTyranny- you should read that and check [...]
Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC is Nicole's regular guest every Thursday. Today, they're joined by Janelle Christensen, president of the Democratic Environmental Caucus of Florida. She came up with a great idea to win control of the state back from the Republicans. We'll also check in with former CIA operative Jack Rice. He weighs in on the Russia bounty for dead American soldiers story. Jack lives in Minneapolis and is a criminal defense attorney, and has a unique perspective on the cross section of news events we're now living through.
The Nicole Sandler Show is headquartered in South Florida. Tropical Storm Dorian is headed our way and is expected to make landfall in the Sunshine State sometime Monday. Lucky for me, it looks to be aiming for a point a bit further north up the east coast. It's only coincidence that we're featuring Floriduh on today's show. First up, Broward County Commissioner Steve Geller, who chairs a new group called the "Real Solutions Caucus" who are pushing for anyone but Sanders or Warren as the Democrats' 2020 nominee. I saw this article in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel and it [...]
Today's show features two of America's great reporters who are both covering the 2018 midterms. Jim DeFede is an investigative reporter for CBS4 in Miami, and Greg Palast is an independent journalist. Find his great work at GregPalast.com. We'll get the latest from Florida and Georgia, who both have high-stakes recounts going on.
Nicole Sandler recaps the news of the day with a live edition of "What's News." Then she welcomes investigative journalist Greg Palast back to the show to tell us about suing Kansas' Kris Kobach to stop him from purging voters in Kansas, Georgia and 26 other states. Visit GregPalast.com to get the latest, and watch "The Best Democracy Money Can Buy" while you're there!
Nicole begins the show with an update on the news of the day. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in to discuss the latest primary results and more GOP dirty tricks as we approach the midterm elections.
After an update on the news of the day, Nicole Sandler welcomes Tim Canova back to the show. Tim is running for Congress against Debbie Wasserman Schultz from Florida's 23rd district as an independent. Please visit timcanova.com to find out where Tim stands on the issues and, if you can, make a donation! He needs our help.
Kids from Parkland are in Tallahassee, trying to talk with legislators. High Schools around South Florida are walking out in solidarity, and it seems as if a movement has been born from this tragedy. Blogger, activist and media strategist Spocko joins Nicole to discuss the gun debate paradox and how to help the kids that are taking action. Spocko's last two pieces for Digby's blog are "The Gun Debate Paradox" and "Dear Florida Gun Fighters, Prepare for the NRA Hammer!"
Deal or No Deal between the Dems and Trump on DACA? That's the big story of the day. And it's Thursday, so Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joined in. Today, he told us of a new project that Frank Schaeffer is working on-- interviewing progressive candidates to help the Democrats take back Congress, and about how the DCCC is trying to bypass the primary in VA-10.